Day: April 6, 2024


Are Bast Shoes An Invention Of The Ukrainians?

Well readers, haven’t we been talking about politics too much? Not again. We’ll all go crazy soon. Let’s at least look at the traditional costumes, study the culture. Russians have traditional footwear made of tree bark. It’s called ‘lapti’ (bast shoes). The shoes were universal and were worn by people […]